Cylance Media Relations
IRVINE, Calif. – October 11, 2018 — Cylance Inc., the leading provider of AI-driven, prevention-first security solutions, and Securonix, the market leader of next-generation SIEM and user and entity behavioral analytics, today announced a partnership to support the interoperability of CylancePROTECT with the new release of the Securonix Security Analytics Platform.
Customers of Cylance and Securonix will now have the tools necessary to implement a prevention-first security strategy with CylancePROTECT and Securonix’s Security Analytics Platform to view, enrich, and contextualize real-time intelligence collected at the endpoint. In tandem, the two products will provide security operations center (SOC) teams with a single-pane view of both cloud and endpoint security events in addition to the continuous protection and prevention capabilities required to proactively detect and defeat virus, malware, ransomware, and other known and unknown threats.
Securonix Senior Vice President of Products Nitin Agale notes, “By integrating our Security Analytics Platform with CylancePROTECT, we not only prevent bad actors from infecting endpoint systems, but we also ensure that every attempt they make at moving laterally across the network can be promptly detected, traced, and terminated automatically before critical systems or data are compromised. In combination, CylancePROTECT and the Security Analytics Platform will enable SOC teams to minimize organizational risk while optimizing operational efficiency.”
Threats can be resolved and remediated automatically, minimizing not only time-to-detection but also the time between detection and quarantine. For example, if CylancePROTECT detects and blocks a malicious file at one endpoint, the Security Analytics Platform can respond immediately by pushing out rules to every other endpoint on premises and in the cloud to quarantine that file and block its execution.
“Organizations need cybersecurity solutions that are proven to be effective at preventing both today’s and tomorrow’s advanced attacks while providing the actionable threat intelligence SOC teams need to proactively manage cyber risk across the enterprise,” said Eric Cornelius, chief product officer at Cylance. “With CylancePROTECT guarding the endpoint and the Security Analytics Platform consolidating, assessing, and responding to security events in real time, organizations can be confident that their critical systems and data will remain secure, available, and infection-free.”
CylancePROTECT and the Security Analytics Platform provide a consolidated single pane view of security event activity:
- CylancePROTECT prevents adversaries from gaining a foothold at the endpoint by detecting and blocking the execution of both file-based and fileless attacks and by applying policies for device and script control, application control, and memory exploitation protection.
- The Security Analytics Platform uses RESTful APIs to ingest the security event data collected by CylancePROTECT at the endpoint. This includes not only information about suspect files, applications, scripts, and processes, but also event metadata, file attributes, and more.
- The Security Analytics Platform aggregates and correlates ingested data with user behavior analytics and network-based threat indicators and applies sophisticated machine learning algorithms to accurately detect advanced and insider threats and rank them based on risk scores. The Security Analytics Platform then generates prioritized alerts for threats that exceed a pre-defined risk threshold.
- SOC personnel can visualize and interrogate the resulting threat chain data within the Securonix management dashboard, drilling down and pivoting from one threat indicator to the next to trace and track the infection.
Securonix transforms enterprise security with actionable intelligence. Using a purpose-built security analytics platform, Securonix quickly and accurately detects high-risk threats to your organization. For more information about Securonix visit https://www.securonix.com.
About Cylance® Inc.
Cylance develops artificial intelligence to deliver prevention-first, predictive security products and specialized security services that change how organizations approach endpoint security. Cylance’s security solutions provide full spectrum predictive threat prevention and visibility across the enterprise, combatting threats such as malware, ransomware, fileless malware, malicious scripts, weaponized docs, and other attack vectors. With AI based malware prevention, application and script control, memory protection, device policy enforcement, root cause analysis, threat hunting, automated threat detection and response, coupled with expert security services, Cylance can protect endpoints without increasing staff workload or costs. For more information visit: www.cylance.com.
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